Everyday care a repair is made easy with this maintenance guide for the DIY novice. Home Improvement 101 is an easy-to-understand but comprehensive guide to common home maintenance and repair tasks, written specifically for less experienced do-it-yourselfers. From cleaning stains from carpets to unclogging drains, from dealing with insects and pests to fixing a leaky roof, it's all here-everything you forgot to learn from your parents about maintaining a home. Along the way, you'll learn about your home's structures and systems, and how to protect your single largest investment. Home maintenance is not only possible; it can be easy and rewarding, with this one-of-a-kind book. Gives complete, easy-to-follow solutions to more than 100 of the most common home maintenance tasks. Includes tips on selecting and using tools. Appendix includes a month-by-month guide for tracking routine maintenance. Includes real-life tips from actual homeowners. Features tips for working with plumbers, electricians a carpenters.Faucets Fix leaky faucets as soon as possible. Although the trickle or drip from your faucet may not seem like much, it can quickly make an impact on your water bill, adding up to 25 gallons per day. And if left unrepaired, a leak can also cut aanbsp;...
|Title||:||Black and Decker Home Improvement 101|
|Author||:||Creative Publishing international Jerri Farris Thomas G. Lemmer|
|Publisher||:||Creative Publishing International - 2005-01-01|